My Philosophy of Education Essay

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My philosophy of Education

The word philosophy is described in the dictionary as the search for human life. There are many different aspects of philosophy: ethics and logic are the main two along with aesthetics, epistemology, and metaphysics. I shall be discussing two of the five in my paper. As a professional educator, I have many different views that I will use for my long term goals and in my teaching profession.

The first area of discussion is the nature of the student. I strongly believe that any one student can be taught, but not all at the same level. I am studying in the physical education and health field. My main goal is to teach students the importance of physical education, health issues and risk,
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Also Rousseau believed that students need to understand what it takes to be physically fit. Education is important because students need to know how to come up with a solution when faced with a problem of difficult decision. Students only learn as they are taught. If a student is pushed hard enough. Then he/she will succeed. If a student is rewarded the him/her will strive to do their best because they will know that they are special.

As a teacher and mentor, I hope to get across to my students the benefits that physical activity will have on their healthy. I am going to teach about their bodies and the lifestyle that can shorten or prolong their life. Not alone can being physically fit help a person mentally but also spiritually and emotionally and build confidence. Also a person who is physically fit not only feels good about him/herself but is most likely to have a positive outlook on life. Teachers must get the point across that all they expect is the students best. If a student is rewarded and guided by a teacher, they are more likely to succeed and build confidence. Students will share any problems that may arise in their life and build trust and support with the teacher. As a future educator, I have many beliefs as to how teachers must be to themselves and to their students. First and most important, teachers must love and get along with children and

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